Students spend spring break abroad

Students spend spring break abroad

Maria Kline, Reporter
February 28, 2014
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Through Saint Francis University, 129 students will be traveling abroad during spring-break.  Although the London trip is primarily for business majors, the other two trips are through the HUGS United club and are open to any student in any major. Juliana Horvath, International Education Director, said t...

Etiquette Dinner teaches students manners

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
February 25, 2014
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Saint Francis University Career Services along with the help of Society of Human Resource Management helped to sponsor an Etiquette Dinner for the campus community. Career Services decides to offers events like the Etiquette Dinner because they feel it is essential that students are prepared for real...

Student brings native culture to Torvian

Student brings native culture to Torvian

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
February 18, 2014
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Last week student Bader Abdulaz Alshaya from Saudi Arabia took over Torvian’s Bravisimo and cooked a dish for the Saint Francis Community. After getting the green light from Chef Armando, Alshaya went ahead and made the community Kapsa – a Saudi Arabian dish. “I called my sister in Saudi...

Investment Club more than triples earnings

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
February 15, 2014
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Starting off with a budget of $10,000, the Investment Club currently has a balance exceeding $32,000. By managing a portfolio of stocks, the members of the club have more than tripled their gains through carefully investing. The club has watched their stocks fluctuate over the years.  One stock in...

Weekly financial column debuts

Weekly financial column debuts

Jeremy Merich, Reporter
February 14, 2014
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The Financial Focus  The purpose of The Wall Street Wanderer is to leave readers with an enriched sense of financial market analysis, the inspiration of an entrepreneurial spirit, and a quick taste of investment opinion. The blueprint of The Wall Street Wanderer consists of three main parts: Th...

Almost the Upset

February 14, 2014
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Golden Girls impress at skills showcase

Golden Girls impress at skills showcase

Nerissa Duncan, Reporter
February 13, 2014
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Several new members of the Saint Francis women’s basketball team showed off their stuff on Saturday, Feb. 8, at halftime of the Red Flash’s game against Sacred Heart. The group showed off the skills they have been sharpening over the last couple of months of training with the SFU women’s squad....

Alumnus returns to speak for iLead

Shea Augustine, Reporter
February 13, 2014
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At this year’s iLead speaker, hosted by the Student Government Association, the Saint Francis University community welcomed alumnus Paul Mooney. Mooney not only spoke about his success, but how he achieved it.  He spoke very highly of the university and its role in shaping him as a person. In one...

Guest chefs travel to Torvian

Guest chefs travel to Torvian

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
January 29, 2014
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Students at Saint Francis University had a taste of food available at other colleges. The university’s main dining hall Torvian introduced its new “Guest Chef Program” on Wednesday, January 22. “I think it’s a great program where we can showcase guest chefs from other accounts within Parkhurst...

SFU debuts new study-abroad program

SFU debuts new study-abroad program

Gabbi Townsend, Assistant Editor
January 24, 2014
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Want to earn up to 7 SFU college credits while being completely immersed in Spanish culture and way of life? Then the new study-abroad trip to Costa Rica is an option for you! Students can gain the extra Spanish proficiency required by some majors and minors at SFU and also an experience of a life-time. During...

Community marches to make a difference

Community marches to make a difference

Maria Kline, Reporter
January 23, 2014
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In honor of the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., Saint Francis Campus Ministry conducted a community walk on the campus mall Wednesday morning to show support for the pro-life movement. Paul Girardi, Associate Director of Campus Ministry at Saint Francis University, said the on-campus march...

Presidential advisor speaks on campus

Presidential advisor speaks on campus

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
January 23, 2014
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“Dare to be a dreamer, dare to stand alone.” With those words, Dr. Ronaldo Archer began his speech to the Saint Francis University community.January 20, at 7:00 p.m. in the John F. Kennedy (JFK) auditorium. Archer’s main purpose was to make everyone in the room aware that everyone is bat...

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